The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 410 406 439
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +33
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 27 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.14% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.60% 0.68% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 4
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £76,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% -21.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4471 4293 4677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.59% 20.30% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 3652 3996
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the South East

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 13 £42,500 -
Surrey -8 9 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Berkshire 0 2 £56,250 +2.27% 2
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) MySQL
2 24 (51.06%) RDBMS
2 24 (51.06%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (51.06%) Relational Database
3 23 (48.94%) UNIX
4 21 (44.68%) KVM
5 20 (42.55%) Linux
5 20 (42.55%) Python
6 18 (38.30%) Configuration Management
6 18 (38.30%) Ubuntu
7 17 (36.17%) VoIP
7 17 (36.17%) Mac OS X
7 17 (36.17%) Windows 7
7 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
8 16 (34.04%) Perl
8 16 (34.04%) VMware
8 16 (34.04%) Ruby
8 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (34.04%) Open Source
9 15 (31.91%) Workflow
9 15 (31.91%) Node.js
9 15 (31.91%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (31.91%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (25.53%) Java
10 12 (25.53%) NoSQL
10 12 (25.53%) vCloud
11 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (21.28%) OO
12 10 (21.28%) Cloud Computing

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (31.91%) Node.js
2 9 (19.15%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (19.15%) Apache Solr
3 8 (17.02%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.51%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) VoIP
2 8 (17.02%) SAN
2 8 (17.02%) NAS
3 7 (14.89%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (4.26%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) MySQL
1 24 (51.06%) RDBMS
1 24 (51.06%) PostgreSQL
1 24 (51.06%) Relational Database
2 12 (25.53%) NoSQL
3 10 (21.28%) Redis
4 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (6.38%) Big Data
6 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (36.17%) Administrator
1 17 (36.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 17 (36.17%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (19.15%) Head of Architecture
2 9 (19.15%) Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.51%) Product Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Product Owner
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Principal Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) Ruby on Rails
1 9 (19.15%) REST
2 8 (17.02%) J2EE
3 4 (8.51%) Web Services
4 2 (4.26%) RESTful
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.13%) CSS3
5 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.13%) LESS
5 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Open Source
2 8 (17.02%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 23 (48.94%) UNIX
3 20 (42.55%) Linux
4 18 (38.30%) Ubuntu
5 17 (36.17%) Windows 7
5 17 (36.17%) Mac OS X
6 3 (6.38%) OpenBSD
7 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.26%) Android
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) Debian
8 1 (2.13%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Configuration Management
2 15 (31.91%) Workflow
2 15 (31.91%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (31.91%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.28%) OO
5 9 (19.15%) CRM
5 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
5 9 (19.15%) OOP
5 9 (19.15%) DevOps
5 9 (19.15%) Electronic Design Automation
5 9 (19.15%) Dependency Management
6 8 (17.02%) Security Architecture
6 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (17.02%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.51%) Service Management
7 4 (8.51%) Product Management
8 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Python
2 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
3 16 (34.04%) Ruby
3 16 (34.04%) Perl
4 12 (25.53%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) SQL
5 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (44.68%) KVM
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (25.53%) vCloud
4 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.38%) XenApp
5 3 (6.38%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.38%) vSphere
6 2 (4.26%) NFS
6 2 (4.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.26%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) VMware
2 9 (19.15%) Rackspace
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 8 (17.02%) Business Objects
3 8 (17.02%) Cognos
4 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.51%) HP
5 4 (8.51%) Google
6 3 (6.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) Twitter
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 14 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago